'We settled the score with murderous terrorist'

'Over past month, we've been in this village working nonstop to thwart terror,' says IDF officer after terrorist's home demolished.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2018, 9:34 AM

Violent disturbances at Joseph's Tomb

IDF force securing Jewish worshipers at Joseph's Tomb opens fire at a Palestinian Arab vehicle that accelerated towards it.Elad Benari, 8/28/2018, 2:06 AM

Soldier denied shaving exception for not knowing Torah portion

IDF Chaplain decided soldier could not be classified as religious after he didn't know weekly Torah portion.Tzvi Lev, 8/27/2018, 9:16 PM

IDF soldiers finish Talmud tractate at swearing-in

Hundreds of IDF soldiers from infantry and tanks celebrate finishing tractate at their swearing in ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2018, 10:32 PM

The IDF revamps the Medical Corps

New drones, space-age technology and improved logistics: A peek into the revolution sweeping the IDF's Medical Corps.Tzvi Lev, 8/27/2018, 9:56 PM

IDF's offensive capabilities get big boost with missile purchase

Defense Ministry signs agreement to provide IDF with advanced rockets, missiles, costing hundreds of millions of shekels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2018, 12:41 PM

Concern: Marine infiltration from Gaza

IDF says Hamas seeking to increase ability to launch attacks from the sea. Border Police increase presence along coast of Ashkelon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2018, 10:14 PM

Demolition order for home of terrorist who murdered IDF soldier

IDF confirms it gave notice for impending demolition of home of terrorist who dropped block on soldier's head, killing him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2018, 8:57 PM

IDF chief visits Gaza Division as tensions remain high

Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot visits Gaza border area amid ongoing efforts to secure ceasefire with Hamas following escalation in tensions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2018, 6:20 PM

Provocations near Mount Hevron

Leftist activists provoke local residents, refuse IDF orders to evacuate area.Orly Harari, 8/25/2018, 9:44 PM

Terror without borders

Terrorist who was eliminated in Gaza after opening fire at IDF fighters was a member of the French organization Doctors Without Borders.Ido Ben Porat, 8/24/2018, 1:08 AM

The Golani Brigade prepares for war

Top infantry brigade finishes week-long exercise training it for war against Hezbollah.Tzvi Lev, 8/23/2018, 8:59 PM

'Liberman, have the soldiers' backs'

National Union Secretary-General asks defense minister to end investigation into shooting of 2 Gaza rioters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2018, 9:52 PM

IDF headquarters gets new commander amid corruption probe

'Kirya' headquarters gets new commander as IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot announces a slew of senior appointments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2018, 11:59 AM

Terrorist opens fire on IDF troops near Gaza - and is eliminated

Gunfight on Gaza border as terrorist opens fire on Israeli forces. Terrorist eliminated by tank fire.David Rosenberg, 8/20/2018, 10:37 AM

IDF uncovers weapon stash in Samaria

Israeli forces unearth illegal weapon cache in PA village in Samaria, including sub-machine gun.David Rosenberg, 8/20/2018, 8:34 AM

Hamas: Significant progress towards ceasefire deal with Israel

Senior Hamas officials say talks with Israel via proxies making progress, deal likely by next week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2018, 8:17 AM

'Surrendering to Hamas will only lead to war'

Naftali Bennett warns that efforts to de-escalate conflict with Hamas could backfire, lead to full-scale war.Hezki Baruch, 8/19/2018, 7:51 PM

70 years of innovation in the IDF

IDF holds free exhibition with hands-on activities, a history of the IDF, and a display of new equipment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 9:20 AM

IDF foils Gazan infiltration attempt

Gazans hurl firebombs at IDF soldiers, attempt to cross into Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2018, 8:31 PM

Thousands riot along Gaza border

IDF says thousands of Arabs rioted along the security fence with Gaza, hurling firebombs and IEDs. No injuries reported.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/17/2018, 8:15 PM

IDF: Deadly ramming likely an accident

No possibility ruled out, but preliminary investigation suggests killing of woman on Samaria road was not terror attack.Gary Willig, 8/17/2018, 7:43 AM

Defense Ministry will allow yeshiva students to fly to Uman

Following pressure from haredi parties, Defense Minisrry waives ban on overseas flights for haredim avoiding IDF service.Tzvi Lev, 8/16/2018, 10:19 PM

New Brigadier General appointed at celebratory ceremony

Avi Balot, commander of the commando unit, will replace Eliezer Toledano, who served as military secretary to the prime ministerJonathan Benedek, 8/16/2018, 7:49 PM

Unit pride

It took me time to turn my repentance from shame into pride. From here I call on religious soldiers: Don't be afraid to stand on G-d's side.Aya Kremerman, 8/16/2018, 4:23 PM

IDF base commander suspected of corruption

Commander of Kirya military base in Tel Aviv on leave as investigation into alleged activities underway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2018, 3:20 PM

IDF: No criminal investigation in 2014 battle

IDF Military Advocate General releases findings on use of Hannibal Protocol to rescue Hadar Goldin when Hamas violated a ceasefire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2018, 6:45 PM

It's official: Kerem Shalom crossing to reopen

Liberman decides to reopen Kerem Shalom crossing following several days of quiet along the Gaza border.Kobi Finkler, 8/15/2018, 6:19 AM

'Yair Golan will not endanger a soldier for the enemy'

Friend of candidate for IDF Chief of Staff furious after bereaved families send letter opposing his candidacy over past statements.Shimon Cohen, 8/14/2018, 4:35 PM

Wounded IDF soldier regains consciousness

IDF soldier seriously wounded in training accident regains consciousness, communicates with relatives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2018, 8:21 AM

Reserve soldier suspended after leftists complain

Video of soldier confronting leftist in Har Hevron posted to social media causes IDF to suspend soldier. 'All I did was push the camera.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 6:47 PM

Bereaved father: How could Golan compare us to Nazis?

Father of slain soldier relates how officer did not know whether he was allowed to open fire on terrorist who killed his son.Ido Ben Porat, 8/13/2018, 5:59 PM

Hesder students flock to IDF

Over past three weeks, 650 hesder yeshiva students enlist for active service.Mordechai Sones, 8/13/2018, 6:31 PM

Demolition order for home of Adam terrorist

IDF soldiers issue demolition order for home of terrorist who murdered Yotam Ovadia on July 26.Elad Benari, 8/13/2018, 7:00 AM

100 bereaved families protest Chief of Staff candidate

Families of fallen soldiers demand defense minister nullify candidacy of Maj. Gen, Yair Golan over willingness to put soldiers at risk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2018, 8:44 PM

Terrorists throw grenade at soldiers on Gaza border

Weekly riots along Gaza border continue. Rioters try to infiltrate Israel, attack IDF soldiers with grenade.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/10/2018, 8:13 PM

IDF topples Hamas headquarters

Watch: In a message to Hamas, Israel obliterates terror organization's alleged Gaza command center. Escalation shows no sign of ending.Tzvi Lev, 8/9/2018, 8:23 PM

'The cabinet is only good at talking'

Former Shas head Eli Yishai had harsh criticism for how Israel is handling the flare-up with Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2018, 9:37 PM

Israeli official: 'Hamas suffered a severe blow'

Netanyahu meets with top army brass in order to plan next moves with Gaza as rockets reach Be'er Sheva for the first time in four years.Tzvi Lev, 8/9/2018, 6:14 PM

IDF Southern Command head visits Sderot

IDF leaders visit southern city struck by rockets fired by Gaza terrorists.Gary Willig, 8/9/2018, 5:26 PM

Radical haredi faction to sue police over foul smelling spray

Yerushalmi Faction says new police policy of individual targeting radicals with foul smelling 'skunk' spray violates the law.Tzvi Lev, 8/9/2018, 9:06 PM

IDF will work to crack down on 'religious gender segregation'

After 30 religious troops turned their back on parachuting instructor, manpower chief meets with radical feminist lobby, promises 'changes'.Tzvi Lev, 8/9/2018, 3:03 PM

IDF strikes on the Hamas underground terror targets

IDF jets target terror tunnels, Hamas military compound.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2018, 12:56 PM

Improvement in condition of critically injured woman

Alarms activate this morning around Gaza, political-security cabinet to meet at noon. Hospital reports improvement in woman's condition.Mordechai Sones, 8/9/2018, 12:18 PM

Senior IDF official: We'll evacuate towns if we need to

IDF official says he doesn't see the end of this round of fighting, Israel is recruiting reserves and moving forces to the south.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2018, 8:13 AM

IDF attacks more than 140 Hamas targets

More than 150 rockets launched at southern Israel. Woman seriously injured by rocket in Eshkol.Elad Benari, 8/9/2018, 6:50 AM

36 rockets fired from Gaza

Rocket strikes by terrorists from Gaza continue after at least 2 injured by rockets.Gary Willig, 8/8/2018, 10:28 PM

IAF strikes 12 terror targets in Gaza after rocket barrage

Red Alert siren sounds again after rocket barrage from Gaza injures 2. IAF strikes 12 targets.Gary Willig, 8/8/2018, 9:35 PM

2 injured in Gaza rocket barrage

8 rockets fired from Gaza. 2 injured, including child. Iron Dome intercepts 2 rockets.Gary Willig, 8/8/2018, 8:05 PM

'Soldiers did not turn their backs on female instructor'

Hesder Yeshiva Association says report religious soldiers disrespected female instructor 'fake news.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2018, 7:29 PM

'Whoever can't look at a woman, how can he kill a terrorist?'

IDF officers warns soldiers who turn away from looking at a woman may not have what it takes to serve in combat.Ido Ben Porat, 8/8/2018, 5:30 PM

IDF reinforces Gaza division

IDF increases forces near Gaza in response to Hamas threat that Israel 'will not be able to sleep at night.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2018, 4:20 PM

IDF: No tolerance for disrespect towards female instructors

IDF responds to incident where 30 religious paratrooper trainees turned their backs on a female instructor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2018, 4:29 PM

Israel and Gaza: How did we get here?

IDF explains how Hamas has continuously provoked conflict with Israel since the 2005 Disengagement instead of building up Gaza.IDF Website, 8/7/2018, 9:55 PM

Gaza terrorists fire at IDF soldiers

Watch: IDF targets Hamas post after terrorists fire at soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 11:51 AM

Two IDF officers dismissed following training accidents

Two officers removed as commanders following serious training accidents in the elite Maglan unit of the IDF.Uzi Baruch, 8/6/2018, 11:39 PM

Calls to expose IDF connection with Mandel Institute

Lavi organization demands IDF Spokesman provide full information about curricula IDF cadets undergo by outside institutes.Mordechai Sones, 8/6/2018, 6:53 PM